Square 'Hole' Spotted in Sun

Gap in magnetic field is unusual shape

By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff

Posted May 13, 2014 4:57 AM CDT

(Newser) – There's a big square "hole" in the sun this week, according to NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory. The dark spot in the sun's outer atmosphere is a phenomenon known as a "coronal hole," a gap in the magnetic field where... More »

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